SXSW 2012

SXSW 2012 – Day 0

SXSW 2012 – Day 0

We got up early our first full day in Texas and took care of business. And by business I mean drank beer and drank some Ecuadorian watermelon liqueur. We skipped our meaty gut-bomb at The Salt Lick began the rocking a little early. Day 1 at SXSW starts Wednesday, today;...

Review by Ben
Tin Ear Tuesday – Tape Wyrm v. SXSW Edition

Tin Ear Tuesday – Tape Wyrm v. SXSW Edition

Alright first of all thank Metalsucks for taking the name “South By South DEATH” for their showcase as that was the original title for this article. Goddamn it. This is why we cant have nice things. Well hello Tin Ear Tuesday subscribers, this is Kaptain Carbon from Tape Wyrm here...

Review by Kaptain Carbon
SXSW 2012 Hip Hop Prospectus

SXSW 2012 Hip Hop Prospectus

With thousands of artists and bands, a highly condensed downtown area and people everywhere, there are probably as many ways to take in SXSW as there are band t-shirts and dudes who run blogs. It’s overwhelming to think about without a plan or jump off point for each day. Doing...

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SXSW 2012 Artist Spotlight – Of Monsters and Men

SXSW 2012 Artist Spotlight – Of Monsters and Men

I’ve grown to really kinda love Of Monsters and Men’s EP Into The Woods over the last month or so, and when I saw they were playing out in Austin for SXSW, I made a mental note that I definitely didn’t want to miss this these guys. They have that...

Review by PPM News
SXSW 2012 Artist Spotlight – Tea Leaf Green

SXSW 2012 Artist Spotlight – Tea Leaf Green

Tea Leaf Green – “Nothing Changes” If everything went to hell or even if it went exactly how it should have, Tea Leaf Green’s “country fuzz” is perfect 1am in Austin on a Friday night music. Only fitting they play the Jambase Showcase at The Tap Room At Six, Friday...

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SXSW 2012 Artist Spotlight – Alabama Shakes

SXSW 2012 Artist Spotlight – Alabama Shakes

Someone gave me the Alabama Shakes EP some weeks ago and I immediately looked to see when they were playing nearby and was semi-surprised and reassured to see that they were playing relatively soon. Little did I know that that EP would catch as much word-of-mouth fire and everyone I...

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Tin Ear Tuesday – Lemon v. SXSW Edition

Tin Ear Tuesday – Lemon v. SXSW Edition

Tin Ear Tuesday – Lemon v. SXSW Edition from pinpointmusic on 8tracks. In just a week’s time, the hordes will descend upon Austin, Texas for lots of beer, meat and staying up late. There’ll also be some bands playing at SXSW- thousands in fact- so it’s with that in mind...

Review by Lemon
SXSW 2012 Artist Spotlight – Geographer

SXSW 2012 Artist Spotlight – Geographer

Geographer just played a show in San Francisco this past weekend that all the white chicks were beaming about on the streets. It was adorable. I thought about checking them out but it seems now that the one downside to going to Austin for SXSW, for me, is that I...

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